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### Gauthmathier5542

Grade 10 · 2020-10-12

Use scale factor to determine the new dimensions of the figure.

A quadrilateral with side measures of 9, 12, 18, 24 and a scale factor of \begin{align*}\frac{1}{3}\end{align*} .

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### Gauthmathier1235

Grade 10 · 2020-10-12

Answer

3, 4, 6, 8

Explanation

Multiply each side by \frac{1}{3} .

\begin{align*}\eqalign{

9 \times \frac{1}{3} &= 3 \\

12 \times \frac{1}{3} &= 4 \\

18 \times \frac{1}{3} &= 6 \\

24 \times \frac{1}{3} &= 8

}\end{align*}

The new dimensions of the figure are 3, 4, 6 and 8.

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